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  • Immigration and Deportation: How did we get here?

    As a nation, we are living in a time of heightened tension and debate regarding our immigration and refugee policy and how to treat 11 million undocumented neighbors. How do our faith traditions inform us? What can people of faith do? The Beverly Multifaith Coalition and ECCO are hosting a series of ‘community educational forums’ desi

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  • Job Opening : Communications Associate

      General Statement of Duties:  The Communications Associate is responsible for overseeing and coordinating communications between the church and the wider community, and church administrators and the congregation.  This includes making use of social media, newspapers, broadcasts, the church’s website and newsletter, and any newly-

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  • The Writing on the Walls

    The Middle School Fellowship youth and advisors started chalking messages of love and welcome and kindness and acceptance and inclusion on the sidewalks in front of and around our church right after the election back in November. Our Sunday School children and teachers followed suit the next week. From there, we had the idea to make chalk

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  • Something New for Our Kids!

    Part of the work that our dedicated children and youth Sunday School teachers and members of our Christian Education Committee do - in addition to planning lessons, choosing curriculum, and working to create the strongest Christian Education program possible for First Baptist Church in Beverly - includes working, always, to think of new an

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  • Holy Week at FBC Beverly!

      It's hard to believe, as snow threatens, but April is nearly here and, with it, Holy Week! Holy Week begins on Sunday, April 9th, with Palm Sunday (which also means pancakes, here at First Baptist Beverly!), and concludes on Sunday, April 16th, as we celebrate the joy of the Resurrection on Easter morning. Please check out our

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  • $280,000 Raised for Lifebridge and River House!

    [caption id="attachment_2704" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A sold-out crowd filled the sanctuary of First Baptist Church in Beverly on Friday evening to enjoy the singing of First Baptist Church in Beverly's Sanctuary Choir, Old North Church Marblehead's Choir, the Endicott Singers of Endicott College, and the Freedom Singers (comprised of

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  • Spiritual Renewal Retreat

    Save March 25th for a day of renewal at Rolling Ridge Retreat Center in North Andover.  9 a.m. - 4 p.m. will be time to wander the idyllic lakeside grounds, be introduced to simple and practical meditation and prayer practices. Gourmet luncheon served.  Led by Bryan Vosseller and Lisa LaPlante.  $30 per person.  Be good to yourself.  Res

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  • Self Guided Meditation for Lent

    Lent refers to the lengthening of days as we move from winter into spring and as we walk in our faith towards the promise of Easter.  March 1 - April 16th the Sanctuary on Sunday mornings and during the day Monday - Friday, will have experiential stations around the perimeter of the sanctuary. Each station invites us to reflect and pray upon

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  • Community Book Club in January

    First Baptist in Beverly with the Beverly Multifaith Coalition hosts an exciting and provocative book club: Stories from the Shadows  Community Book Club (two-part series) based on the book Stories from the Shadows: Reflections of a Street Doctor by James J. O'Connell, M.D.  Dr. O'Connell has spent the last 30 years serving patients who li

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  • #MakeRoom

    At Advent we prepare ourselves to make room for the coming of the Christ Child, for the coming, once again, of God's light and love into the world. #RethinkChurch #RethinkAdvent

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